News from impact communications A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Oct 15, 2012, 09:00 ET

Stop Asking for Referrals! Book Offers New Paradigm for Earning New Business

 Successful advisors know that the way to build a financial service business is referrals. According to many referral experts, asking "good"...

Sep 16, 2005, 01:00 ET

Insurers Make $49M Affordable Housing Investment

SAN FRANCSCO, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Community Capital LLC, a $750 million community investment consortium, has purchased $49 million...

Dec 10, 2004, 00:00 ET

New Program Offers $20 Million in Loans for Child Care Facilities Improvements

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Community Capital, a consortium of major insurance companies, has committed $10 million to the Low...

Jun 25, 2002, 01:00 ET

Community Impact Appoints Beth Meyer as Executive Director

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Impact, the Bay Area resource for flexible and fulfilling volunteer experiences,...

Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET

Hi-Impact Communications Finds New Home - Launches New Identity and Website

SAN FRANCISCO, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hi-Impact Communications, a boutique San Francisco-based public relations and creative marketing agency,...

Dec 16, 2000, 00:00 ET

Congress Tells State Department: Support WWII POWs Seeking Justice From Japanese Companies

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- "In the interest of justice and fairness," the U.S. House of Representatives last night joined the U.S....

Apr 10, 2000, 01:00 ET

Key Study of Proposed PA Turnpike/I-95 Interchange Released Today; Significant Economic Benefits Projected for Lower Bucks County and Philadelphia Region

BUCKS COUNTY, Pa., April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Pennsylvania Economy League presented the results of its economic impact study for the...

Mar 28, 2000, 00:00 ET

Survey Finds that Most Residents in Tornado-Prone States Have Taken No Action to Safeguard Their Homes, Families

WASHINGTON, March 28 /PRNewswire/ -- While it's proven that anchoring devices, reinforced garage doors and other prevention measures can save...

Jul 15, 1999, 01:00 ET

Economic Study of Proposed PA Turnpike/I-95 Interchange to be Underway

BENSALEM, Pa., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Economy League (PEL) presented its proposal to conduct the economic impact study for the...